Serum Carotenoids and Fat-Soluble Vitamins in Women With Type 1 Diabetes and Preeclampsia

@inproceedings{Azar2011SerumCA,
  title={Serum Carotenoids and Fat-Soluble Vitamins in Women With Type 1 Diabetes and Preeclampsia},
  author={Madona Azar and Arpita Basu and Alicia Josephine Jenkins and Alison J. Nankervis and Kristian Folkvord Hanssen and Hanne Scholz and Tore Henriksen and S. K. Garg and Samar M Hammad and James A. Scardo and Christopher Eric Aston and Timothy J Lyons},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
  year={2011}
}
OBJECTIVE Increased oxidative stress and immune dysfunction are implicated in preeclampsia (PE) and may contribute to the two- to fourfold increase in PE prevalence among women with type 1 diabetes. Prospective measures of fat-soluble vitamins in diabetic pregnancy are therefore of interest. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Maternal serum carotenoids (α- and β-carotene, lycopene, and lutein) and vitamins A, D, and E (α- and γ-tocopherols) were measured at first (12.2 ± 1.9 weeks [mean ± SD], visit… CONTINUE READING
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